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History of Cheerios
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Cheerios

Cheerios are a breakfast cereal made from puffed oats in a distinctive ‘O’ shape that have been popular with children and adults alike since the 1940s. The Cheerios brand is owned by General Mills, a US based cereal company and are also marketed by Nestle in the UK and as many as 130 countries where Nestle operate. Cheerios are available in a wide range of flavors and styles, and are […]

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History of Strawberries
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Strawberries

A strawberry is a small fleshy red fruit favored in desserts or eaten on its own and is usually sold in small baskets known as punnets. Strawberries contain no fat, are very low on calories, and are a rich source of vitamin B6, vitamin C, folic acid, potassium and fiber so are often included in dietary programs or given to children. The strawberry is part of the rose family of […]

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History of Wal-Mart
By     |    Apr 3, 2009
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History of Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart is a global discount retailer headquartered in Bentonville, a small city in Arkansas, USA. Wal-Mart is a public corporation, the largest public corporation by revenu, one of the biggest retailers in the world, and its stock is traded in several international stock exchanges. Sam’s Club and Marketside stores are operating divisions of Wal-Mart corporation, In some international markets Wal-Mart stores trade under local names, ASDA in the UK, Bompre├žo […]

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History of Chocolate
By     |    Mar 23, 2009
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History of Chocolate

Chocolate is a sweet food derived from the cacao bean, itself a bitter tasting bean native to Central and Southern America. The cacao beans are ground and then used in beverages, medications, and food. The cacao bean has also been described as an aphrodisiac. In modern life chocolate is available in almost every society, and in every price range, and is also made for special occasions such as Easter. Chocolate […]

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History of Football
By     |    Mar 23, 2009
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History of Football

Football, otherwise known as American Football is a sport involving two opposing teams of players competing for territory on a football field using a ball and set play with the objective being to get the ball to the goal line of the opposing team either by scoring a running touchdown or kicking the ball over the post and between the uprights of the goal. Unlike soccer, football does not have […]

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History of Rap Music
By     |    Mar 18, 2009
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History of Rap Music

Rap music is a style of poetic rhyming set to a heavy percussive beat often including a chorus sung by another performer in the style of traditional pop or rhythm and blues. Rap music is primarily an American medium but in recent years has exploded onto the world stage and rappers can now be found on almost every nation. Most music fans associate rap music with African American youth from […]

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History of Fireworks
By     |    Mar 18, 2009
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History of Fireworks

Fireworks are a pyrotechnic instrument that explode or combust using a fuse and are used for display purposes or to scare birds away from fields. They are produced in a variety of sized from hand held all the way up to rocket sized fireworks that need a launch tube to help increase thrust and get them up into the sky. The Chinese are acknowledged as the inventors of fireworks which […]

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History of Skittles Candy
By     |    Mar 18, 2009
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History of Skittles Candy

If you love candy or have kids that do, you probably either buy Skittles at your local candy shop or have seen then tucked in pockets wherever you go. Skittles is one of the most popular candies available. And while it was created less than 40 years ago, throughout the years it has been updated and marketed to always look hip and colorful. Here is the history of these delicious […]

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History of Zodiac Signs
By     |    Mar 18, 2009
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History of Zodiac Signs

The signs of the zodiac are a belief that certain time periods, for example the 12 months of the year, or the cycles of the moon hold special value and can be used to predict the fortunes and life of the person born under the sign. Astrologists are people considered to have a gift for reading the signs and usually study for many years to understand the meanings behind the […]

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History of Enchiladas
By     |    Mar 18, 2009
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History of Enchiladas

If you love Mexican food, you have probably come across the enchilada. Enchiladas today are not only available at purely Mexican food establishments, but can be found at restaurants that offer Tex-Mex specialties, diners and even many supermarkets sell either frozen enchiladas to make quickly- using your microwave or they sell a package of ingredients that can have you creating several enchiladas for an easy family meal. What is an […]

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